Westward Music Festival Announces First Round of Performers For 2019 Lineup

Wednesday 24th, April 2019 / 13:12
By Jordan Yeager

Westward Music Festival has announced the first round of performers for their annual four-day, multi-venue music festival, September 12 to 15.

Atop the list sit Joji, The Paper Kites, and Lissie. From local acts like Black Mountain to Thai singer-songwriter Phum Viphurit and New York City-based artists Junglepussy, Leikeli47 and Le1f, there’s something to be found for everyone at the four-day festival.

“We are excited to have Westward Music Festival return to the Vancouver community, bringing local and international artists to iconic venues such as The Vogue, Imperial and The Biltmore right in the heart of Vancouver,” says Justin Kwan, Director of MRG Concerts. “We are confident that this is our most exciting and energetic lineup to date, and we hope that we can continue to present the city with world class musicians alongside Vancouver’s amazing artists.”

Also joining the 2019 diverse line up of established and emerging artists are Busty And The Bass, Mt. Joy, Junglepussy, The Wonder Years, Joseph, Owen Pallett, Le1f, Ziggy Alberts, Titus Andronicus, Elder Island, Why?, Zack Villere, Travis Thompson, Honors, as well as a selection of local Vancouver acts including Harlequin Gold, Bombargo, Little Sprout, Needles//Pins, Casinos, Chase Your Words, Chief State, Kim Gray, Club Sofa, Douse with more to be announced soon.

Pre-sale tix are available now. General on-sale begins at 12 p.m. PST on Wednesday, May 1 through www.westwardfest.com and www.eventbrite.ca and locally at Red Cat Records.



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